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Expanded In-State Graduate Tuition

In-State Tuition for Non-Mississippi Residents

Do you know you can attend a high-caliber public university in Mississippi as a graduate student, without paying out-of-state fees?

We invite you to visit the historic campus of The W in Columbus, Miss., and learn more about our outstanding academic programs and student leadership opportunities.

We've been ranked one of the top public regional universities by U.S. News and World Report, Washington Monthly Magazine, and Online College Database.

Who qualifies?

Graduate Students:

Students in a Graduate Studies program (excluding the MFA in Physical Theatre) and maintaining satisfactory academic progress are qualified to recieve an out-of-state fee waiver.


All students who have active or veteran military status, including spouses and dependent children. Students must maintain satisfactory academic progress for continued eligibility.

How you get the waiver?

Apply to The W. Once you have been accepted, you will get notification confirming this award. To continue receiving the award, all you have to do is maintain satisfactory academic progress. It's that easy! Contact the Office of Graduate Admissions for more information.

What a great opportunity to expand your horizons! Learn more about Graduate Studies The W >

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Office of Graduate Studies

Eudora Welty Hall, 300
Phone: (662) 329-7142
Toll Free: 877-462-8439 ext. 7142
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